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Heron Therapeutics, Inc is a biotechnology business based in the US. Heron Therapeutics shares (HRTX) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Heron Therapeutics employs 223 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$88.6 million.
|52-week range||USD$13.13 - USD$22.4|
|50-day moving average||USD$16.9029|
|200-day moving average||USD$17.4207|
|Wall St. target price||USD$34|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||USD$-2.562|
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|Revenue TTM||USD$88.6 million|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$-120,884,000|
|Return on assets TTM||-32.11%|
|Return on equity TTM||-70.99%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$1.6 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 20.5 million Heron Therapeutics shares held short by investors – that's known as Heron Therapeutics's "short interest". This figure is 2% up from 20.2 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Heron Therapeutics shares can be evaluated.
Heron Therapeutics's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Heron Therapeutics shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Heron Therapeutics shares traded daily (recently around 864389.77702987). Heron Therapeutics's SIR currently stands at 23.77. In other words for every 100,000 Heron Therapeutics shares traded daily on the market, roughly 23770 shares are currently held short.
However Heron Therapeutics's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Heron Therapeutics shares, or, against the total number of tradable Heron Therapeutics shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Heron Therapeutics's short interest could be expressed as 0.22% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Heron Therapeutics shares in existence, roughly 220 shares are currently held short) or 0.2733% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Heron Therapeutics shares, roughly 273 shares are currently held short).
A SIR above 20% would generally be considered very high, pointing to a pessimistic outlook for the share price, with a discouraging number of investors currently willing to bet against Heron Therapeutics.
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We're not expecting Heron Therapeutics to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Heron Therapeutics's shares were split on a 1:20 basis on 12 January 2014. So if you had owned 20 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Heron Therapeutics shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 1900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Heron Therapeutics shares which in turn could have impacted Heron Therapeutics's share price.
Over the last 12 months, Heron Therapeutics's shares have ranged in value from as little as $13.13 up to $22.4. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Heron Therapeutics's is 1.3486. This would suggest that Heron Therapeutics's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Heron Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company, engages in developing treatments to address unmet medical needs. The company's product candidates utilize its proprietary Biochronomer, a drug delivery technology, which delivers therapeutic levels of a range of short-acting pharmacological agents over a period from days to weeks with a single administration. It offers SUSTOL (granisetron), an extended-release injection for the prevention of acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with moderately emetogenic chemotherapy, or anthracycline and cyclophosphamide combination chemotherapy regimens; and CINVANTI, an intravenous formulation of aprepitant, a substance P/neurokinin-1 receptor antagonist for the prevention of acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with highly emetogenic cancer chemotherapy, as well as nausea and vomiting associated with moderately emetogenic cancer chemotherapy. The company is also developing HTX-011, an investigational, dual-acting, and fixed-dose combination of the local anesthetic bupivacaine with a low dose of the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug meloxicam, which is in Phase III clinical trials for pain management; and HTX-034, which is in Phase Ib/II clinical trials for postoperative pain management. The company was formerly known as A.P. Pharma, Inc. and changed its name to Heron Therapeutics, Inc. in January 2014. Heron Therapeutics, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.
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